Modelling and Simulation in Engineering / 2018 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Transient Air-Water Flow and Air Demand following an Opening Outlet Gate

Table 2

Typical opening speeds of radial gates in Sweden.

Drive system Power supplyOpening speed (m/min)

Chain hoistDC0.15–0.2
AC0.5–0.6
Wire rope hoistDC0.6–0.7
AC0.7–1.0

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